Technologies for highly effective personal care products are sought. The products should address niche applications, where the efficacy can be clearly demonstrated. Product areas of interest include skin care, foot care, ear care, sleep disorder remedies, and hair care. Products should ideally be topically applied and should not require a prescription. Click here to respond to this Tech Need .

A company seeks a product that can remove a small amount of oily film from hand skin surfaces. Not more than 50 microns of film thickness must be removed in one pass or application. Ideally, a possibility to control the depth of removal in the range of 5-50 microns should be provided for. The means must be safe for a human, and easily and quickly applicable by a common user. Click here to respond to this Tech Need .

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